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Sophie Vietor breaks one minute in the 100 yard freestyle

Senior Sophie Vietor practices her dive at swim practice. As a sprinter, the beginning of a race is important.

Maria Newton, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018

Senior Sophie Vietor broke one minute in the 100 yard freestyle at the Kirkwood Invite on Jan. 12 and 13 for girls swimming in her second year of being on the team. Breaking a minute in the 100 yard freestyle is a milestone for swimmers and is a goal that head coach Allison Wallace had set for Vietor as we...

Winter sports seasons to start in November

Completing the breast stroke with a PR of 1:19, sophomore Natalie Butler swims at conference at Ladue High School.

Ellie Widowski, Staff Writer

November 4, 2016

November: a month that gives us Thanksgiving break, Election Day and the start of winter sports. With fall sports wrapping up, winter sports athletes are preparing for their upcoming seasons in basketball, swimming and wrestling. Two of the four winter sports will have a new head coach starting. The new...

Girls Swim and Dive celebrates seniors

Senior Irene Frederick runs through her teammates' tunnel of kick boards in celebration of senior night.

Gwenn Pietrowski, Staff Writer

February 6, 2016

Thursday, Feb. 4, students and parents piled into the stands to watch the girls swim meet against Rockwood Summit at their senior night.

Girls Swim and Dive preview

The team completes a free style set; each lane making their way through the workout at their own pace.

Allie Collins, Staff Writer

December 1, 2015

Averaging about 6,000 yards a day and putting in over 12 hours of practice time each week, members of the girls swim team began their season Nov. 10.

Girls swimming continuing success

Junior Kristen Petersen swimming the backstroke on Dec. 19. The meet was held at Parkway North High School.

Kathryn Harter, Multimedia Editor

January 23, 2015

With 12 state titles and 25 girls, the girls swim team is planning to continue their success this season.

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